The Landmark Herodotus

Author: Robert B. Strassler
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Offers a definitive new translation of the works by ancient Greek historian, which includes a chronicle of the Grecco-Persian war, accompanied by maps, textual annotations, and twenty-two appendixes covering such topics as Athenian ...

Democracy In The Dark

Author: Frederick A.O. Schwarz Jr.
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Burrow, History of Histories, xiii. Homer had used the word histor to denote one
who judged based upon facts from inscriptions. Ibid. For additional scholarship,
SEE WEBSITE. 6. Burrow, History of Histories, 20 (characterizing Herodotus's
description of the Persian court). See also Christopher Tuplin, “Herodotus on
Persia and the Persian Empire,” in The Landmark Herodotus: The Histories, trans
. Andrea L. Purvis and ed. Robert B. Strassler (Pantheon, 2007), 792–97. 7.
Herodotus ...

The Bible And The Pursuit Of Happiness

Author: Brent A. Strawn
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That has not stopped many people from pursuing the game, however. And, in the
case of happiness, the hunt has a long and venerable tradition running back,
famously, to Aristotle (384–322 BCE). But, as Aristotle himself notes, the search
preceded his own work. Among the predecessors he mentions is Solon. Solon vs
. Croesus According to Herodotus's (ca. 484–ca. 425 BCE) Histories, King
Croesus of Sardis, after learning that the sagely Solon had traveled “much of the
world in the ...

Textual Rivals

Author: David Branscome
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
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Paris. Pearson, L. 1939. Early Ionian Historians. Oxford. Pelliccia, H. 1992. “
Sappho 16, Gorgias' Helen, and the Preface to Herodotus' Histories.” Yale
Classical Studies 29: 63–84. Pelling, C. 1991. “Thucydides' Archidamus and
Herodotus' Artabanus.” In Flower and Toher 1991, 120–42. Pelling, C. 1995. “
Plutarch's Adaptation of his Source-Material.” In Essays on Plutarch's Lives,
edited by B. Scardigli, 125–54. Oxford. Pelling, C. 2002. “Speech and Action:
Herodotus' Debate on the ...


Author: Ronald H. Fritze
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9 and 11 (book 17, 1.3); Herodotus, Histories, in The Landmark Herodotus: The
Histories, ed. Robert B. Strassler (New York, 2007), p. 123 (book 2.14) hereafter
referred to as Herodotus, Histories; and Diodorus, Library of History, vol. i, pp.
103 (book 1.31) and 215 (book 1.63). Herodotus, Histories, p. 118 (book 2.5);
Strabo, Geography, vol. i, pp. 111 (book 1.2.23) and 131 (book 1.2.29); and
Diodorus, Library of History, vol. i, p. 121 (book 1.36); and Seneca, Natural
Questions, trans.


Author: Christina Clark
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Appendix P in R. Strassler, ed., The Landmark Herodotus: The Histories, 810–15.
New York: Anchor Books. Review of P. Bing and J. S. Bruss, eds., Brill's
Companion to Hellenistic Epigram (Leiden, 2007). CHOICE 45-1306. Review of
A. M. Bowie, Herodotus, Histories Book VIII (Cambridge, 2007). BMCR 2008.07.
34. Review of P. Cartledge, Thermopylae: The Battle That Changed the World (
Woodstock, 2006). MiWSR 2007.01.01. Review of A. Dalby, Discovering Homer:
Inside the ...

Interpreting Herodotus

Author: Thomas Harrison
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In developing and interrogating Fornara's influential ideas for a new generation of scholars, the volume not only asserts their enduring value to scholarship, but also offers a wealth of insights and new perspectives on the 'Father of ...

Sophist Kings

Author: Vernon L. Provencal
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Stadter, P. (2006), 'Herodotus and the Cities of Mainland Greece', in Dewald and
Marincola, 242–26. —(2012), 'Thucydides as “Reader” of Herodotus', in Foster
and Lateiner, 39–66. Stafford, E. (2007), 'Personification in Greek Religious
thought and Practice', in Ogden, 71–85. Steir, H. (1927/1928), 'Nomos Basileus',
Philologus, 83:225–58. Strassler, B. (2007), ed., The Landmark Herodotus: The
Histories, trans. A. Purvis, intro. R. Thomas, New York: Pantheon Books. Stronach
, D.

Great Battles Of The Classical Greek World

Author: Owen Rees
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Demosthenes, Speeches. Diodorus Siculus (Diodorus), Library of World History.
Ephorus, Histories. Frontinus, Strategemata. Herodotus, Histories. Pausanias,
Description of Greece. Philostratus, Life of Apollonios. Polyaenus, Stratagems.
Polybius, World History. Plato, Symposium. Plutarch, Life of Agesilaus. ... M,
Warfare in Ancient Greece: A Sourcebook (1996, London). Strassler, R, The
Landmark Thucydides: A Comprehensive Guide to the Peloponnesian War (New
York, 1996).